OUR VOICES

Our Struggle at a Glance

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The cost of living has risen 27% since 2008.

California is the richest state in the nation. Nonetheless, it ranks 44 out of 50 states in per-pupil spending.

California ranks 48th out of 50 among the states in student-to-teacher ratio

California Student-to-Counselor Ratio

Students TK-6 take more than 100 standardized tests in LAUSD

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The 287% growth of the charter school industry in Los Angeles since 2008 drains nearly $600 million from our public schools every year.

WORD ON THE STREET

United Teachers Los Angeles
United Teachers Los Angeles
Hey @nickmelvoin, @UTLAnow members have aloe vera for ur burn. @latimes slammed your @LASchools plan and states @Jackie4LAkids @richardvladovic @Kelly4LASchools @DrGeorgeMcKenna<br...
United Teachers Los Angeles
The #UTLAstrike won unprecedented #CommonGood demands, including: More nurses, counselors, and librarians Smaller classes $12M for community schools And more! Learn how @ReclaimLASchls organized...